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The population development of Brisbane as well as related information and services (weather, Wikipedia, Google, images).

Name Population
Census
2001-08-07
Population
Census
2006-08-08
Population
Census
2011-08-09
Population
Census
2016-08-09
 
Brisbane1,491,5191,678,8811,875,2222,054,616

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: Different methods of counting and boundaries changes impair the comparability between different censuses.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2016)
Males1,009,029
Females1,045,589
Age Groups (C 2016)
0-14 years402,601
15-64 years1,388,148
65+ years263,856
Age Distribution (C 2016)
0-9 years274,904
10-19 years260,588
20-29 years320,452
30-39 years306,607
40-49 years285,845
50-59 years242,839
60-69 years187,828
70-79 years109,217
80+ years66,325
Religion (C 2016)
Christian1,090,328
Muslim33,489
Buddhist42,645
Hindu33,122
Jew2,066
Other religion / belief20,551
Secular / no religion645,304
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia1,372,020
New Zealand98,547
United Kingdom95,832
Chinese Asia56,058
South Asia50,602
South-East Asia66,491
Other country192,640
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia1,661,435
Other nationality260,899
Language (C 2016)
English1,579,623
Indigenous language661
Other language356,283
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous47,028
Non-Indigenous1,898,821

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